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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Fun Stuff

Nightlife Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/07/24/fun-stuff posted Friday, July 24,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by lindaloo, on Jul 24, 2015 at 11:05 am | 3 comments | 1639 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Front

Find local news and events related to real estate, interior design, home improvement and gardening. This week includes a...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2536 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Retail

<B>New Business Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/07/24/retail posted Friday, July 24,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 24, 2015 at 8:52 am | 3 comments | 2092 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Food & Drink

<B>Bagels Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/07/24/food--drink posted Friday, July 24,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2410 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Service

<B>Acupuncture Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/07/24/service posted Friday, July 24,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2727 Views

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Palo Alto's Aquarius Theatre to reopen

After more than three months of closure for remodeling, downtown Palo Alto's Aquarius Theatre, at 430 Emerson St., will reopen...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2015
Last comment by Robert Smith, on Jul 23, 2015 at 10:03 pm | 18 comments | 5863 Views

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Pollution Bath

Here's a well-kept secret: Palo Alto residents bathe their neighborhoods in air pollution. And they pay money to have it...

Original post made by Glenn D Rennels on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Fred, on Jul 23, 2015 at 7:59 pm | 7 comments | 734 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proposed Drought Surcharges

We got a Notice of Proposed Water Rate Changes in the mail. It appears that the city is proposing a 'drought surcharge'...

Original post made by joe giraffe on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 23, 2015 at 7:53 pm | 9 comments | 936 Views

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Housing would replace AAA office downtown

A squat office building on a leafy Forest Avenue block would make way for two multi-story residential buildings under a proposal...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jul 23, 2015 at 7:39 pm | 22 comments | 4996 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thief caught on camera stealing wine from Whole Foods

A shoplifter has stolen thousands of dollars in wine from Whole Foods Market in Palo Alto by absconding with the vino in...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Magda, on Jul 23, 2015 at 1:06 pm | 15 comments | 6898 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Survey: Differing visions for world-language programs

As the Palo Alto school district likely faces a debate in the new school year over the future of its world-language programs,...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by Eileen Wright, on Jul 23, 2015 at 11:18 am | 3 comments | 3500 Views

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Police: Burglars ransack East Palo Alto church

Less than a month before a scheduled 75th anniversary celebration and fundraiser to repair their church grounds, thieves...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Gethin, on Jul 23, 2015 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 3527 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

change.org petition for youth mental health beds

Santa Clara County does not have one inpatient mental health bed for our children and adolescents. I would be so grateful...

Original post made by Sarah1000 on Jul. 23, 2015
There are no comments yet. 529 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to modify traffic signals on Embarcadero Road

Seeking to relieve traffic congestion and respond to years of residents' complaints, Palo Alto is preparing to remove a traffic...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by (Still) Frustrated Communter, on Jul 23, 2015 at 10:38 am | 77 comments | 9339 Views

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Shop Talk: The Clement Hotel to open in October

Pacific Hotel Management is set to open The Clement Palo Alto, a luxury hotel, at 711 El Camino Real in late October. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 23, 2015 at 10:04 am | 15 comments | 3239 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Man arrested for attempted burglary on Carlson Court

Palo Alto police have arrested a local man who they believe tried to burglarize a home in the Fairmeadow neighborhood while...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Harriet, on Jul 22, 2015 at 5:48 pm | 5 comments | 3963 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Closing the Prop 13 corporate loophole

In the same decade that Don Hoefler's column in Electronic News officially renamed Santa Clara County "Silicon Valley," another...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by xPA, on Jul 22, 2015 at 4:34 pm | 89 comments | 7860 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto High grad Zhang wins gold at Pan Am Games

==BI Pan Am roundup== Palo Alto High graduate Lily Zhang helped the U.S. women's table tennis team take home the gold at...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Nayeli, on Jul 22, 2015 at 4:33 pm | 1 comment | 2504 Views

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Shop Talk: The Clement Hotel to open in October

Pacific Hotel Management is set to open The Clement Palo Alto, a luxury hotel, at 711 El Camino Real in late October. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2015
Last comment by Chris, on Jul 22, 2015 at 4:19 pm | 10 comments | 2902 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Entrepreneurial mom pairs Mandarin tutors with immersion students

Kristina Klausen was looking for a way that her two daughters could get extra practice conversing in Mandarin outside of...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by artbuilder, on Jul 22, 2015 at 1:15 pm | 4 comments | 8218 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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